The cubical can make you crabby when the storm track favors weekdays. There is no excuse. If accessible skiing exists within an hour's drive and a reasonable hike, ski more. A stiff cup of coffee will shake off that 4:30 AM alarm. Dawn patrol pow turns, no matter how low angle, always make the day more bearable. Berthoud Pass action from February 15th.
Loveland, Colorado: Ski Powder for $30 Until May 2
It's still snowing in Colorado—Loveland Ski Area is reporting eight inches of new snow in the past 48 hours. And here's the best news: If your mountain is closed for the season, bring your season pass from any other mountain to Loveland and they'll give you a lift ticket for $30. Closing day at Loveland is May 2.